Blue Cheese & Gluten-free Diet

Blue Cheese & Gluten-free Diet

Blue Cheese in the gluten-free diet – A research update by Alex Anca, MHSc., RD and Advisor to the CCA Professional Advisory Board Blue cheese has always been a hot topic in the gluten-free diet. A charming legend tells of a young shepherd watching his sheep in the...

Blue Cheese & Penicillium Allergies

Blue Cheese & Penicillium Allergies

I am allergic to penicillin... Most of the people who have written about a correlation between cheese and penicillin allergy have indicated no problems with eating cheese. However, there appears to be rare situations when eating food with penicillin in it does cause...

Milk, Hormones & Antibiotics

Milk, Hormones & Antibiotics

Canadian milk is one of the safest and most tested foods in the country. Hormones for cows? Not in Canada. Unlike in some other countries, the sale of bovine growth hormones, used to increase a cow’s milk production, is illegal in Canada. To maximize milk production,...